Full Time School Social Worker Position Open in Blue Island, IL

Blue Island, IL 9 days ago

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Category Schools - Social Worker
Job Type Contract

We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate School Social Worker to join our team in Blue Island, Illinois. This full-time position involves providing vital support to students in grades K-8. Candidates must possess an Illinois license and Professional Educator License (PEL) as a School Social Worker. 


  • Provide direct social work services to students, addressing their social, emotional, and behavioral needs
  • Conduct assessments and develop intervention plans to support students' academic and personal development
  • Collaborate with teachers, administrators, and parents to create a positive and inclusive school environment
  • Offer individual and group counseling to students, addressing issues such as family dynamics, mental health, and behavior management
  • Serve as a liaison between the school, families, and community resources to connect students with necessary services
  • Participate in the development and review of Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) for students with special needs
  • Support crisis intervention and offer guidance during challenging situations
  • Maintain accurate and confidential student records


  • Valid Illinois license as a School Social Worker
  • Professional Educator License (PEL)
  • In-depth knowledge of social work principles, interventions, and best practices in an educational setting
  • Familiarity with relevant laws and regulations pertaining to special education and student services
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to engage with students, parents, and staff effectively
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Strong organizational skills to manage caseload responsibilities and documentation requirements


  • Vision, medical, and dental coverage
  • Competitive wages
  • 401(k) options
  • Advisory and professional support

To apply, please submit your resume here with the subject line "School Social Worker Application - Full-Time." 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Naly Torres
National Hiring Manager
Direct Line: 813-749-5330
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  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement